Latest firmware update for inXtron's Hydra Super-S Combo and Hydra Super-S LCM RAID storage drive with detailed instructions on how to update the firmware.

Supported products:
HY-SAFBA5U2OS, HY-SAFBA5U2LOS

Files
FileDescriptionFile sizeLast modified
Download this file (oxuf936_4bay_history.txt)Firmware HistoryHistory of previous changes0.7 kBJan 10, 2011
Download this file (oxuf936_4bay_20101216_mac.dmg)Mac UpdaterFirmware update v3.40.1004 for Mac OS X 10.2 to 10.61378 kBJan 11, 2011
Download this file (oxuf936_4bay_20101216_x32.exe)PC Updater (32-bit)Firmware update v3.40.1004 for Windows XP (32-bit) or above1856 kBJan 11, 2011
Download this file (oxuf936_4bay_20101216_x64.exe)PC Updater (64-bit)Firmware update v3.40.1004 for Windows 7 (64-bit) or above2040 kBJan 11, 2011

Remarks

  • The firmware has to be updated when the device is connected via USB.
  • The firmware can not be updated if there are no drives installed.

Warnings

  • Never turn off your unit during the firmware update procedure. This may damage your device! If the upgrade fails (e.g. power supply failure during firmware update), you may not be able to operate your device anymore.
  • This firmware is only for inXtron's standard products and specifically the model(s) as mentioned above. DO NOT use this firmware for any other devices!

 

How to update the firmware

  1. Download the latest firmware and save it on your local disk.
  2. Turn on your external drive and connect it to your computer via USB.
  3. For Mac users, open the *.dmg file to mount the folder and then double-click on Setup to start the updater utility.
    For 32-bit PC users, double-click on the downloaded *.exe file to start the update utility.
    For 64-bit PC users, right-click on the downloaded *.exe file and select Run as administrator to start the updater utility.
  4. Wait until the device has been recognized by the updater utility.
    Detection
  5. Click Upgrade to start the firmware update.
    Upgrade
  6. Wait for the update process to complete and make sure never to turn off the power during the firmware update procedure!
    Updating
  7. When the upgrade is completed, click Exit to close the program. After the firmware update, the system will restart by itself to load the new firmware, so the device will be disconnected and mounted again.
    Exit
  8. Done!